Definitions for environsɛnˈvaɪ rənz, -ˈvaɪ ərnz

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word environs

Princeton's WordNet

  1. environment, environs, surroundings, surround(noun)

    the area in which something exists or lives

    "the country--the flat agricultural surround"

  2. environs, purlieu(noun)

    an outer adjacent area of any place

Wiktionary

  1. environs(Noun)

    The surroundings; the environment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Environs

    the parts or places which surround another place, or lie in its neighborhood; suburbs; as, the environs of a city or town

  2. Origin: [F.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of environs in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of environs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexander Herzen:

    People who have realized that this is a dream imagine that it is easy to wake up, and are angry with those who continue sleeping, not considering that the whole world that environs them does not permit them to wake. Life proceeds as a series of optical illusions, artificial needs and imaginary sensations.

  2. Serene Celia:

    The woods of Maine spoke to me of rooting along the pathway. It is a wonderful practice to actively learn how to remain centered amongst so much movement and differing environs. There are as many ways of life and living as there are people. I feel so blessed to learn in this way. There is always so much to learn. (On being home-free, trading, and traveling for an entire year).

Images & Illustrations of environs


Translations for environs

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for environs »

Translation

Find a translation for the environs definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these environs definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"environs." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 30 Sep. 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/environs>.

Are we missing a good definition for environs? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for environs:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.